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angeles. >>> right now shuttle endeavour is inching through the streets of los angeles. here's a live picture of a vehicle that is used to traveling multiple times the speed of sound is moving slowly. >>> plus, no one can remember seeing anything like this. what is that? giant eye watches up on a beach. the question is, who lost it. >> oh i see. >>> young athlete refuses to quit. how he finished a triathlon after his prosthetic leg broke. . i can't stand these spots. those spots are actually leftover food and detergent residue that can redeposit on your dishware during the rinse cycle. gross. jet-dry rinse agent helps wash them away so the only thing left behind is the shine. jet-dry rinses away residues for a sparkling shine. >>> welcome back. residual moisture as we look at the golden gate bridge, a little dam, a little drizzle warmer weather on the way for the weekend. >>> for you nobel watchers we've told you about physics and chemistry. new this morning the winner of the nobel peace prize is the european union praising the eu for six decades of contributions to the advancement of
's subaru. police say darnell escaped with the help of his wife, police believe he wounded a los angeles county sheriff's deputy with a shotgun. king's county prosecutor says a sawed off shotgun and several shells were found in the car when arrested the burning question is what could have led the suspects to the home? do we know how these people ended up crossing paths? i can't discuss that at this time. >> i want to know why they picked this house. this court. why did they kill her? why couldn't you have tied her up? took the car? >> answers may come out as detectives begin to pool their information. they're investigating if the pair car jacked and robbed others traveling from southern california to northern california. in hercules, abc 7 news. >> fire investigators say an early morning fire does not appear sus spishus but was damaging. the fire started at 4:40 inside of the squat and gobble cafe. it spread to two businesses and adjoining building. two firefighters suffered injuries. it took crews four hours to contain flames. >> there is a deep building they thought they found the fire
. >> shuttle he be daevr about to make its final move through the streets of los angeles. shuttle flew over the bay area last month and the trip to the final destination is just beginning. >> also here at popular coffee chain is facing bank situation. we have that story. >> came from the sea. large eyeball found on the beach. later on "nightline". >> coming up next on "nightline". the vice-presidential candidates face off as joe biden and republican paul ryan go head to head with only 25 days left in this race for the white house. our team of political insiders our team of political insiders tells us who >> new at 11:00. officers in santa clara killed armed man threatening his own father. they received 2911 calls about loud argument on monroe street late last night. officers arrived and helped calm the situation but as they were leaving the argument started up again. that's when they say the 41-year-old man cut himself with a knife and then made a threatening gesture toward his 66-year-old father. all 3 officers fired their guns. the son was killed. neighbor whose known the family f
in the streets of los angeles. we're live tonight as endeavor embarks on a slow l.a. road trip. >> i'm spencer christian. there are lingering clouds and sunnier days coming our way. i'll have the accu-weather forecast coming up in just a moment. >> later tonight a possible new break through. the first time ever some paralysis patients are regabing sensation in legs.. >> next time your car breaks down call a mechanic that makes house calls. >>> this is a picture of the month. want to show you five pictures of the space shuttle endeavor inching along the streets of los angeles tonight on its way to museum where it will be on display. >> they're in the process of trying to move this on to some dollies. it's going to go over an overpass on the 40 5 freeway. they have to take it off the system it's been on. then a trick up truck is going to haul it over the 405 so they're in the process of making this transfer now. it's been at this location a couple hours. >> it's going to stay there for a little while longer to continue this process. let's show you the map to give you an idea. this is an la ciene
, for the space shuttle "endeavour." it is starting a two-day trip through the streets of los angeles. >>> the postal service adds a penny to the cost of your forever stamps. its newest effort to stop all the red ink. >>> and the san francisco giants and detroit tigers are looking forward in baseball's playoffs. two more teams will move today. >>> good friday morning, everybody. it was a decidedly different debate than last week's presidential faceoff. this time, joe biden and paul ryan clash on virtually every issue, stopping short of, basically, calling each other liars. >> now, the question is, who won? an overnight yahoo! poll of over 130,000 people may have the best answer of all. and it was 50/50. abc's brandi hitt is in danville, kentucky. good morning, brandi. >> reporter: good morning, rob. good morning, paula. yes, the vice presidential debate definitely lived up to expectations. both sides sparred throughout the night. and many do believe that vice president biden helped make up for president obama's lackluster performance last week. the first and only vice presidential deb
endeavour continues it's crawl across los angeles, and mail thieves on the loose in the east bay. the video [applause] >> major delays as the space shuttle endeavour slowly moves through the streets of los angeles. good evening. we begin with developing news. it's been quite a show in los angeles tonight. we're taking a live look right now as space shuttle endeavour ever so slowly winds through the city, more than five hours behind schedule. right now it's at the corner of crenshaw and martin luther king, jr. beloved it's been there for the past few hours. it's headed to the science center. the journey through l.a. has been tricky, full of tight squeeze, this one forced dream trimmers to trim branches. endeavour is now estimated to arrive sometime after 5:00 a.m. we'll track its progress. >>> tonight an east bay neighborhood is on alert after a series of mail thefts. it's happening in el cerrito. but neighbors have oned a vasmght surveillance video. sergio quinn tap na is live with the details. reporter: well, terry, there are some homes in this neighborhood that have and pretty
sight on the streets of los angeles. there is a live picture of the retired shuttle endeavor. >> it's been a remarkable sight. and it's going two miles per hour but really it's just inching along and trying to force its way through these neighborhoods. you can see here from this view, it's on its way to a new home at the california science center to make its way from l.a.x. to the final resting place it had to make this journey on the ground here. you can see there are power lines, power poles and things in its way there along this journey. >> as carolyn mentioned a lot of trees had to be cut down in preparation. take a look at the people. it's such an odd sight. i mean, you can see crazy things in los angeles on the roadways but this has to be the most bizarre. look at the tight squeeze. imagine responsibility of having to drive the shuttle endeavor a little bit to the right. a little left. >> it's incredible. we're streaming this journey life and -- live and will be checking in on next half hour as well. >> you can watch forever and you'll have a chance to over two days.. >> it wi
. thousands line the streets of los angeles as the space shuttle "endeavour" moves to its retirement home. it's a 2-day, 12-mile trip, costing $10 million. we're live this morning, showing you what it takes to move a spacecraft when it's here on earth. >>> the bridal bandit. caught on tape. police are looking for a woman accused of ripping off a wedding gown worth 5 grand. and wait until you see who she has with her at the time. >>> and love lessons. taylor swift talks about relationships past and present, in her most candid interview yet. what does she think of john mayer? and did she really kidnap a kennedy? the country darling opens up. >>> do you want to repeat that on-air, dan, what you just said? >> i'm getting abused here. >> this is my jam is what dan harris just said. >> even news anchors get a little emo at times, people. enough self-disclosure this morning. >>> we do have some actual news. with three days until the next presidential debate, team obama is enlisting celebrity help this morning. what role will bruce springsteen and morgan freeman play? >>> meanwhile, team romney press
look space shuttle endeavour on its final journey these are live pictures from los angeles, not only is there the shuttle being moved through streets on its way to a museum you can see how slowly it is moving give crowds time to admire and cheer and savor this moment before they have to visit it at a museum. >> in orbit 17,000 miles an hour on the streets two miles an hour. two-day journey, 12 miles. we'll be right back. >>> carses coming from marin across the golden gate into san francisco for the most part leftover moisture a little sprinkle maybe a drizzle for the morning commute. warmer sunshine on the way. >>> oracle's ceo ellison may be making potential bid for multi-billion dollar sports and entertainment empire. ellison may be interested in the aeg group. the deal includes stakes in the lakers, kings hockey team and more than 100 worldwide entertainment and sports venues. sources say owning aeg would allow ellison to buy and relocate an nfl team to los angeles. >>> you might want to start stocking up on those forever stamps the postal service is raising the price of a stamp t
to domestic workers. >>> this is in los angeles, apparently on city streets police chasing a vehicle there. >> looks like they are holding well back of the vehicle. had a green light there went through red lights earlier. dangerous situation as always on city streets. we will buy you more on this chase as it continues. right now a look at the weather. >>> this is happening after carmageddon two in los angeles ends. the bay area no place to avoid unless you don't like it hot then this is not your day. >> head to the coast, get in the water. where it is going to be cooler. spare the air means please keep your drying and knowing to a limited amount, -- and mowing to a limited amount, if you can. berkeley towards san francisco crystal clear air you could even see is -- even see sutro tower. lack of clouds means lack of radar returns even out to the coast we do not have clouds to contend with going to be great for flights arrival into sfo shouldn't be delays today 73 fremont, double checked it that's the actual temperature 48 half moon bay things are flip-flopped, the coast cooler everybody els
angeles. the president arrived at los angeles international airport a few hours ago. he is takenning a fundraiser concert now and he will do the same thing tomorrow here in the bay area. the president's first event is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. at the interconstant anybody -- intercontinental hotel in san francisco. that's followed by a dinner and concert reception at the bill graham civic auditorium at 5:00. the fundraiser will include a performance by john legend. >> mitt romney campaigned in florida today. the sunshine state is a must-have for republicans to recapture the white house. today romney called any increase in the federal deficit immoral and promised to cut and cap federal spending spending and pe country on track to a balanced budget. >> you don't have to wait until november to vote. early voting in california starts tomorrow. by law vote by mail begins 29 days before the election and that's monday. you can also go to your county elections office and cast a ballot. >> all voters who applied to vote by mail will get their ballot. election officials are starting to prepare t
. 65 tahoe, mid 70s chico and sacramento low to upper 70s san diego and los angeles 94 palm springs area of low pressure gets closer tomorrow, more clouds cooler chance of shower to the south as it gets closer it is going to start heading southeast best chance wednesday in the south and passes by and temperatures slowly warm this weekend closer to average until then much cooler. >>> happy monday so far, light out there, columbus daylight, we hope. bay bridge heading into san francisco, traffic moving at the limit, towards treasure island. golden gate bridge just saw crews out they're going to refigure four lane southbound and two lanes northbound coming across that should be happening momentarily. walnut creek lafayette with waze app, southbound pleasant hill road before 24 last night there was a fatal accident they are still out there, there are wires down in the road they are hoping to have that open by 6 a.m.. for now you need to take geary road towards 680 to get back to highway 24 if you would like to download this free app, once again, it is free. >>> conven
margin over bush.4!zf[ç in los angeles last night musicians lent their support. mr. obama thanked the performers and threw in a not so subtle reference to his debate performance. >> the president: they perform flawlessly, night after night. i can't always say the same. >> reporter: with the polls tightening the pressure is on vice president biden who squares off against ryan thursday night. karen travers, abc news, washington. >>> senator feinstein has called for a federal investigation into record gas prices we are pail. today's report shows san francisco averages $4.74 for regular oakland and san jose $4.68. those prices are 50 cents a gallon higher than a week ago. the senator has asked the ftc for an immediate probe questioning whether the spike is related to supply. yesterday governor brown ordered smog regulators to allow cheaper winter blend gas to go on sale early to bring down the price. >>> they are cleaning up this morning around oakland city hall after 250 protesters went on a vandalism spree last night. they broke windows and damaged cars around 6 p.m.. the targets in
newscast. >>> los angeles police think an office in texas could hold key to dozens of unsolved murders by the manson family. according to "l.a. times" the investigation came to late during a legal battle to obtain taped interviews with manson follower watson. they were convicted of killing eight people in a plot to insight a -- to incite a race war. earlier this month federal judge in texas granted injunction preventing lapd from search ago office where the tapes are kept. >>> extreme athletes take over san francisco where you can see them all weekend for free. >>> google slip-up that cost the company billions. >>> break in campaigning for a night of laughs. you don't want to miss the jokes by president obama and mitt romney. >>> sea lion gets all-clear froms did. >>> we are going to see sunshine but it will take a while. 60s and 70s today, maybe 80 at livermore that will be the exception temperatures will be cooler than yesterday. heading into the great lakes 50s there, 70s along the eastern seaboard, 50s headed that way. mid to upper 50s around seattle and portland, 93 phoenix. chica
sentencing when he broke out and started his trek north. he's also accused of shooting at a los angeles county deputy. >>> six were hurt in an overnight in san francisco. this morning they are in stable condition. the crash happened shortly before 10:00 last night on 18th and pennsylvania in the city's potrero hill neighborhood. the vehicle rolled over and ended up on 280. it closed one southbound lane of 280 and the mariposa off-ramp for a time but has cleared. >>> occupy oakland protesters plan to march on to frank ogawa plaza it was a year ago today police tore down their encampment, prompting violent clashes. 100 were arrested. today occupiers will does in all black and take over the plaza at noon followed by a march tonight at 7:00. police will let them go as long as it stays peaceful. >> criminal acts are not protected under the first amendment. our goal is to have a peaceful, successful event. >> what has happened in the past, obviously we all regret. but we are moving forward. >> city leaders say the plaza is the centerpiece of the downtown reviolate the mayor says they plan to
are hooking up more often than those who don't. researchers surveyed 2 1/2 high school stew tens in los angeles -- surveyed 2 thaw high school students . >>> screening for breast cancer saves lives. experts say it can cause more harm than thought. independent panel confirmed findings in the u.s. and other studies the panel says mammograms saves lives of 1300 women every year but at the same time 4,000 -- 4,000 women are overdiagnosed. >>> governor brown scheduled to speak at grand opening of space shuttle endeavour exhibit in los angeles this morning the craft is sitting at its new home. eight rifed there two weeks ago 17 hours -- it arrived there two weeks ago 17 hours after schedule. after 25 missions circling the earth 4700 times the final 12 miles from the l.a. airport to the science center proved to be some of the toughest crews chopped down 400 trees to clear the path for the endeavour. in a matter of hours nasa will update us on the rover mission to mars. curiosity is almost three months into its two year mission. it has sent back images and scooped up martian sand for analysis.
angeles. good evening. we begin with developing news. it's been quite a show in los angeles tonight. we're taking a live look right now as space shuttle endeavour ever so slowly winds through the city, more than five hours behind schedule. right now it's at the corner of crenshaw and martin luther king, jr. beloved it's been there for the past few hours. it's headed to the science center. the journey through l.a. has been tricky, full of tight squeeze, this one forced dream trimmers to trim branches. endeavour is now estimated to arrive sometime after 5:00 a.m. we'll track its progress. >>> tonight an east bay neighborhood is on alert after a series of mail thefts. it's happening in el cerrito. but neighbors have oned a vasmght surveillance video. sergio quinn tap na is live with the details. reporter: well, terry, there are some homes in this neighborhood that have and pretty sophisticated surveillance systems, and tonight we got an exclusive look at some video that one victim hopes will help catch a thief. >> here he is on the property. running up. past our car. has a cigarette in his
. this three-bedroom, two-bathroom house in a los angeles suburb has only been on the market for a couple of hours and already, take a look at this. dozens of realtors have stopped by to scope out this property for their hungry clients. so, what's behind this sudden crush? fewer houses for sale. compared to just a year ago, foreclosures are down that 16%. the last time the numbers were this low was before the recession hit. those days of all those cheap homes driving down prices are ending. >> we've clearly hit the bottom, and i think that's what everybody has been waiting for. >> reporter: but there's still a long way to go. many aren't moving because they owe too much on their mortgage and can't afford to sell at these prices. six years ago, the median home price was about $230,000. today, it's just above $187,000. whether oneita parker wins this bidding war or not -- are you going to put a bid on this one? >> most likely, yeah. >> reporter: her eagerness to buy is a good sign for homeowners everywhere. cecilia vega, abc news, los angeles. >>> and now, we have a surprising warning about
neighborhood. abc's abbie boudreau is in los angeles. >> reporter: inching along at a mere two miles per hour, it's hardly the kind of high-speed chase we're used to seeing in los angeles, but it's just as much of a nail-biter. here the shuttle came within millimeters of hitting this street lamp. >> pretty amazing. >> it feels like i'm a part of history. >> reporter: "endeavour" has already made an incredible 25 missions to space traveling 122 million miles, but its journey on the ground has been a logistical challenge. just imagine trying to clear enough space for a 78-foot wingspan. that's half the width of a football field. the shuttle weighs 80 tons. that's the equivalent of 42 cars, so heavy that thousands of metal plates were used to reinforce the roads. nearly 400 trees had to be cleared from its 12-mile journey. even power lines were raised to make room for the tail, which stands five stories tall. >> and liftoff for the final launch of "endeavour." >> reporter: and after 25 dedicated years on the job, "endeavour" completed its 3-day, journey home to the california science center wher
and alexandra becket are flipping houses. they bought this two-bedroom home in los angeles and plan to fix it up and sell it, fast, making a $50,000 profit. >> so this is the hallway that leads to the bathroom and the two bedrooms over there. >> reporter: this was the bathroom. >> yes. >> reporter: "was," operative word. just four months ago, this was a living room and the dining room. and you can see now this house is completely under construction, just gutted, but in a matter of just two months, it will be on the market and ready for sale. flipping homes helped fuel the real estate bubble, and it made for tv gold. remember all those shows? from "flip this house" -- >> let's get started. >> reporter: to "flip that house." >> one, two, three. let's get paid. >> reporter: today around the country, there are 25% more homes being flipped than last year, and sellers are walking away with an average profit of $29,000. of the houses that you're selling, how many would you say are housing that are being flipped? >> between like 25% and 40%. >> reporter: wow. but in this new generation of house flippers
it now on i'm rachel smith in los angeles. >> a judge on "dancing with the stars" thought one dance was so good, it knocked her off her feet. >> this sultry rumma earned a nearly perfect score. the judge soim pressed with the dance she couldn't contain herself, or her balance. take a look. >> oh, oh. >> carey ann got a big hug after the tumble. melissa ryekroft is back after suffering a herniated disc over the weekend. there will be no elimination because of abc news coverage of the presidential debate. the scores from last night and tonight will be added to next week's scores. i think that was her chair that tipped back. >> there is always some drama on that show. >> coming up the race for president getting more aggressive. how both candidates are trying to win votes during the final two weeks before election day. >> is this the future of driving? the government makes a move that could speed up process of >>> the debates are over. we're now just two weeks from november election, last night's debate focused on foreign policy. today both candidates back on the campaign trail. >
a plane in los angeles wearing a bullet-proof vest, fire-resistant pants. his luggage packed with a smoke grenade, a gas mask and an arsenal of weapons fit for a horror movie. he's refusing to talk this morning. >>> the heartbroken parents of the 10-year-old who vanished on her way to school, speak out for the first time, as fbi agents swoop in on jessica ridgeway's home. dogs scouring the backyard for new clues to her disappearance. >>> developing now. a prostitution scandal rocking the famous new england town of kennebunk. a 29-year-old zumba finance instructor is charged, and found with a trove of video tapes. everyone there is bracing as police prepare to release her client list. >>> 50 cents, please. >> good grief. >> he's a good man, that charlie brown. so popular, he's headed back to the big screen with snoopy, lucy, linus and all his pals. why everyone's on their feet for "peanuts" right now. ♪ >>> and good morning, everyone. it may be raining outside. but that music puts you in such a great mood, doesn't it? >> it does. >> it brings you back. >> it sure does. great to have you
're still raising money. tonight in los angeles mr. obama will be joined by bill clinton at a fund-raiser, and the president continues to shatter records. he's nearly doubled the number of fund-raisers george bush held and has dwarfed his other predecessors. it's paid off. last month a new fund-raising record, $181 million in just 30 days. a total of 835 million breaking his own record of four years ago. mitt romney has raised at least $548 million, and here's what's remarkable, if both men had stayed in what's known as the public financing system in which they can't take huge donations but then get matching federal funds, they could have only each spent $135 million. that means the president has really raised six times what he would have been allowed if he had stayed in the public financing system. now, mitt romney is going to continue today to try and flip florida into his column. he has another appearance in port st. lucie a little bit later today. >> astonishing numbers, david, thank you. >>> we'll turn to the political showdown, not between presidential candidates, but rather
in the pacific northwest. morning rain, thunderstorms in los angeles, vegas, and albuquerque. severe storms, chance of tornados around wichita, oklahoma city. >>> summerlike in the south. 80s from dallas to atlanta. midwest and northeast are cold and windy. they'll be in the 50s. mostly 70s in the rockies. >>> well, some might say he has the face only a mother could love. the only problem with that, he's an orphan. >> but this baby walrus would not be alone. the 15-year-old named minnick. did i say that right? he was rescued off the coast of alaska, nursed back to health. now the new york aquarium in brooklyn taking him in. baby mitchic will get used to surroundings and then become part of the aquarium walrus exhibit next spring. very nice mustache. >> have to go see that. almost as good as yours, you don't have one. >> you let me know how the trip is. >>> coming up, surprising news in "the skinny." whitney houston's daughter bobbi kristina makes an announcement that will raise eyebrows. >>> big progress on the economic front. looks like the housing market is starting to boun
to be a spectacular site. the space shuttle endeavour slowly inching its way to its new home in los angeles at the california cience center. they thought it would get there around 9:00 last night but they have encountered all sorts of problems having to maneuver around light poles and cutting down trying to get it out of the way. it's traveled about eight blocks this morning with roughly a mile and a half to go. >> new this morning the new mexico company that manufactures peanut butter linked to an outbreak of salmonella is expanding its recall of peanut products. sunland, incorporated has added both raw and processed peanuts both she would and out of the shell. sunland's peanut butter sold at trader joe's has been linked to 35 salmonella cases in 19 states. >>> some schools in marin county are taking a new approach to stop bullying. four schools have kicked off the no one eats alone campaign to try to prevent social isolation at school. abc7 news education reporter lyanne melendez has the story. >> let's face it, lunchtime can be lonely for some kids. >> if i sit alone i'm going to feel a
reveals his identity. what he is saying, next. >>> why los angeles police are investigating a dozen unsolved murders that may be linked to >>> welcome back. cloud cover changes are on the way. 20° cooler in some spots today i'll show that you big drop and update on your rain in a few minutes. >>> 5:43. the young man known as victim 1 in the jerry sandusky case is telling his story only to abc news. the 18-year-old reveals himself in a 20/20 interview airing tonight you can see part of that in morning on "good morning america" victim 1 says sandusky once chased him home from school. he said foaled him home through oncoming traffic. when the boy went up an alley to get away sandusky went to my house and parked out , yeah, it was that bad. you can see part of that interview on gma at 7:00. >>> los angeles police think an office in texas could whole the key to dozens of unsolved murders by the manson family four decades ago. the investigation came to light during a legal battle to obtain hours of taped interviews with manson follower. manson and his followers were convicted of killing
abortion or gay marriage. >> and there are "los angeles times" says recent graduates found cal campus a hostile place for jewish students saying a protest last february was one of several events that stoked hate speech. the spokesman says this is constitutionally protected speech. >> mitt romney is hoping his strong per fompl yens can put momentum on his side and a gallup poll shows the president in a four point lead no, nation wide poll has been done yet but several instant polls give romney a win by more than a 2-1 margin. both hit the campaign trail today. president obama spent the day in colorado and wisconsin and will be coming back next week for another fund-raiser. and tickets start at $100 going as high as $7500s. >> a national campaign passed through the bay area today this is is orered to inform voters and calls itself patriot majority usa, targeting billionaire contributors. they want to rally opposition to cal proposition 32. >> we like to advocate and support measures helping get funding back into education. but these people don't believe in us having a voice. >> it would
or nonexistent trips from brooklyn to los angeles hundreds of federal agents strike together to send one clear message to crooks. >> health care fraud never been a worse proposition than today. you're more likely to get caught if do you make a fraudulent claim wh. you do, you'll pay a bigger price. >> in one case officials say a doctor finds stacks of document was out review in a scheme to bring in as much money as fast as he could. >> and now, we want to share a day at the beach for a father and son struck by lightning kite surfing in florida a 14-year-old thought he had lost his father. he says he saw a big white flash, dropped the kite and saw his dad on the ground. and stinging from pain, ky sprang into action. >> i was like dad, and he was like, wake up, everything. these people started running to him. >> you hear about danger of people getting struck. i never thought would it happen to me. >> and this is just amazing they both survived. to celebrate both intend to go out to do kite surfing. >> there is the bay area home to the oldest bottle nosed dolphin. he's settling in in vallejo, liv
a message to his supporters about last week's debate disaster. he gets it. here he is at a los angeles fund-raiser praising the opening performer. >> they just perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> reporter: in the last few days, the pundits have been vicious and the comics no kinder, whether "the new yorker's" cover or "saturday night live." >> mr. president, governor romney has just said that he killed osama bin laden. would you care to respond? >> no, you two go ahead. >> reporter: a new gallup poll shows those who watched the debate believe romney did the superior job. 72% to obama's 20%. incumbent presidents wait a minuted off from confrontation and in a bubble for years often stumble as did president ronald reagan in 1984. >> i did avoid, i'm afraid, in my previous answer also. >> reporter: president obama seemed to have initially thought all went well that night. >> this was a terrific debate. >> reporter: but quickly after he left the stage, he talked to aides and realized he had not brought his "a" game. "this is on me," he later told top advisers, a
to any terrorist groups. >>> also in los angeles, crews battle a dangerous fire overnight in the echo park area. the building's roof partially collapsed, which forced firefighters to retreat and sent flames shooting into the night sky. a handful of firefighters suffered some minor injuries. but it is believed no one was inside the building at the time. >>> with that, we take a look at your wednesday weather across the country. another drizzley day from new york down to d.c. showers, meanwhile, in new england. thunderstorms in south florida. a shot of cold air in the plains and midwest. rain or even snowshowers from fargo to the northern great lakes. also, showers from san francisco to l.a. and san diego. >> 70s in sacramento and much of the rockies. 60s in the pacific northwest. mostly 50s in the midwest. >>> and when we come back this morning, labor pains at walmart. as worker protests against the giant retailer are growing. >>> the cyber attacks against major banks spread, with one major bank bracing to be hit today. >>> and then, the peanuts gang has a state at the movies. charlie
in los angeles had in his checked bag knives, a club, smoke grenades, handcuffs and a hatchet. how did it happen? abc senior national correspondent jim avila explains. >> reporter: a lone traveler allowed to fly in a frightening getup from asia to california. yongda harris' flight suit? fireproof leggings, knee pads, a chinese knockoff bulletproof-style vest, all covered by the stereotypical long black trench coat. >> this guy is involved in some sort of delusion or fantasy that's totally inappropriate, obviously. >> reporter: in fact, sources tell abc news harris, carrying only a laptop, wore that vest through security in china. but was taken aside and questioned during his route through south korea and japan, then allowed to proceed to the united states. when he landed in los angeles, a customs agent noticed the unusual garb, checked his bag and police arrested him. >> he had a myriad of items in his checked-in luggage that raised a lot of suspicion. he had a gas mask, knives, handcuffs. >> reporter: still, it may surprise the average passenger, none of that frightening gear, not eve
the two-bedroom home in los angeles and plan to fix it up and sell it fast, making a $50,000 profit. >> so this is the hallway that leads to the bathroom and two bedrooms over there. >> reporter: this was the bathroom. >> yes. >> reporter: was. four months ago this was the living room, the dining room. you can see the house is under construction, just gutted. in a matter of two months it will be on the market and ready for sale. flipping homes helped fuel the real estate bubble and made for tv gold. remember all the shows -- from "flip this house." to "flip that house." >> one, two, three. let's get paid. >> reporter: today around the country there are 25% more homes being flipped than last year. and sellers are walking away with an average profit of $29,000. of the houses that you're selling, how many would you say are houses being flipped? >> between like 25% and 40%. >> reporter: wow. in this new generation of house flippers, many greedy speculators are being replaced by conscientious buyers. >> flippers are savvy. >> reporter: home sales may be on the rebound, but there's still more wo
ya vega, abc news, los angeles. >>> and coming up here, we know the songs he wrote. ♪ imagine all the people >> now imagine a lost song by john lennon. was it a masterpiece? that's next. you wouldn't want your doctor doing your job, hello... so why are you doing hers? only your doctor can determine if your persistent heartburn is actually something more serious like acid reflux disease. over time, stomach acid can damage the lining of your esophagus. for many, prescription nexium not only provides 24-hour heartburn relief, but can also help heal acid-related erosions in the lining of your esophagus. talk to your doctor about the risk for osteoporosis-related bone fractures and low magnesium levels with long-term use of nexium. possible side effects include headache, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. other serious stomach conditions may still exist. let your doctor do her job. and you do yours. ask if nexium is right for you. if you can't afford your medication, astrazeneca may be able to help. did you know that as we age our need for protein increases, yet many of us don't meet our da
a shooting spree in los angeles. the gunman remains on the loose. at this moment investigators are working two crime scenes, one is a home in downey. a woman found dead. the other is a safety safety business near by. a man and woman were killed. two others were also injured. a motive is unclear at this time. >> oaklanbç÷ mayor and business leaders touting their city's booming downtownv: restoration of frank ogawa plaza. >> it comes on the eve of the one-year anniversaryzázÑ# police dismantling the first occupy encampment on the same plaza. >> happening now city leaders celebrate a renaissance in the downtown area the lawn has been restored but the celebration comes a day before demonstrators plan to,0 reoccuy ogawa plaza on the one-year anniversary of police moving in on the encampment. nearly 100 people were arrested in what became a day and night of sometimes violent demonstrations. in oakland abc 7 news. >> right now hurricane sandy is pounding gentleman makea. it heads for land fall. airports are closed, cruise ships cancelled port stops. a curfew is now in place. the hurricane ex
to blow up los angeles international airport will spend 37 years in prison. authorities arrested him in 1999. they say he drove a car full of plochlsives and was arrested in seattle. prosecutors said if he had carried out his mission, hundreds and maybe thousands of people would have died. the jents was a result of a lengthy appeal pros ses. >> tonight the caribbean getting pounded and residents are preparing for hurricane sandy. the storm made land fall in jamaica this afternoon. the airports are closed, cruise ships cancelled stops. a woman was swept away in river water in haiti. the storm headed for cuba now with projected path towards eastern u.s.. officials believe koit hit between va skpra maine by the end of the weekend. >> if you're undecided on how to vote on prop 32 next month it's probably because you're getting mixed messages bit. supporters say it will change the way business is done. critics is a it targets the influence of the state labor union. tonight nannette miranda sorts it out for you. >> capitol hallways are always jam packed with lobbyists before a vote. a repo
. how about that 90 in los angeles. some freezing fog in the northern sierra with temperatures in the upper 20s. 61, but mainly 70s and 80s today. 66 half moon bay. nice and mild there with 76 in palo alto. san jose, low 80s inland east bay. 69 in monterey. we have quite an about-face with our weather. detroit low to mid 40s for the game this evening. nice day tomorrow. sea breeze cooling us off on monday. more cooling on tuesday and rain moving in by midday. then maybe an inch of rain in the north bay. quarter to half an inch and linger into first day of november on thursday. so if you like the rain that is coming, or above normal temperatures we got that, too. >> word of advice based on personal experience, clean the rain gutters out. >> lisa: did you do that. >> terry: i did it. >> in sports this nephew afternoon san jose is at home texas state. cal is playing utah this evening but the big story giants are going to take a stranglehold. here is larry beil with preview of tonight's game. >> good morning, the giants flew out of san francisco and bound for game three of the worl
at a gas station in los angeles to explain how they're doing it. good morning, cecilia. >> reporter: george, good morning. take a look at this. all of this gas here at this station in los angeles, well above $5 a gallon which shows you just how much this stuff is worth right now. one pair of thieves here in california stole so much gas they had enough gas to make the trip back and forth between los angeles and new york four times. the brazen thieves hit this shell station near sacramento four times in three days. managing to steal $4,500 worth of gasoline. >> i don't know if we can recover that money or not. but at least, those people should go to jail. >> reporter: in all, they took off with more than 1100 gallons of precious gas. here's how police say they did it. at 1:30 in the morning, a man in a black pickup pulled up to the station. somehow, he managed to disable the meter and pump 300 gallons of gas straight into a tank in the back of the truck. police believe the thieves came back twice the next day and hundreds more gallons. then, they came back again, a day later. this time, durin
! >> reporter: nick watt, abc news, los angeles. >> a lot of twisted people in the word. wow. >> my goodness. don't vote for her. don't have to send her white powder. >> relax, everybody. it is a dancing show. woo. more from abc next. powder. >> relax, everybody. it is a dancing show. woo. more from abc next. >>> this morning on "world news now" -- unprecedented attack. state department officials reveal vivid new details of last month's deadly assault in libya. >> the information comes ahead of a key hearing today on capitol hill. it's wednesday, october 10th. >> announcer: from abc news this is "world news now." >>> good wednesday morning. i'm sunny hostin in for paula faris. >> always good to have you back, sunshine. >> good to be here. >>> good morning, everybody. i'm rob nelson. we'll get to those dramatic revelations about the rampage in benghazi in a moment. >>> also this half hour, jerry sandusky's day of reckoning. the prosecutor paints a picture of defiance and denial as sandusky is sentenced to decades in prison, likely for the rest of his life. >> likely. >> absolutely. the small
to are its new home in los angeles at the california science center. this is a live look at what's going on right now. the shuttle was supposed to arrive last night by 9:00, but right now it is still moving. the latest estimated arrival time at expedition park is about an hour from now. there's no single reason for the delay. it's the accumulation of a lot of small problems along the way. in one case, for example, there was a tree that planners did not think would be not the way but it had to be cut down. large crowd gathered in one spot where they thought they might hit a light post. >> because it is dark, it's hard to distinguish actual objects from shadows. the surface of the vehicle is incredibly vehicle. you can damage a tile just with your thumbnail. so he slowed the pace of the orbiter down to maybe a half-mile an hour, a mile an hour. >> on september 21st the endeavour made a quicker pass over the bay area riding peggy back on a specially equipped bogey 747. >>> one weekend is on alert this weekend after a series of mail thefts is happening. but neighbors do have one advantage, s
was taken to the hospital. the so-called carmageddon 2 in los angeles is going off without a hitch. well, almost. take a look at this. a huge piece of the bridge being demolished suddenly fell. workers had to high tail it out of there in a hurry. luckily no one was hurt. the closed ten-mile stretch of 405 freeway is on schedule to reopen early monday morning. >>> just ahead, the big delivery the post office will not make tonight that could get it in some hot water. and two northern californians are big winners in the lottery. where the winning tickets were bought. and plus the excessive heat watch called off, but it's still going to be warm. leigh glaser is coming up with the forecast. >> coming up the sports. europe came radioing back from four points down in today's singles matches at the ryder cup. what a finish we a government agency that pledges to deliver no matter what will fail to deliver a huge payment tonight. postal service has admitted it will default on a $5.6 billion payment for the second month in a row. the payment is due at midnight. >>> a stunning image from the bay are
. >>> and drivers in los angeles can expect no more than the usual commuting headache this morning. doesn't say much, does it? but ten miles of the freeway opened overnight well ahead of schedule. the road was closed all weekend long to allow demolition of the bridge. crews used the closure as an opportunity to repair potholes, trim trees and repaint lanes. >>> they are finally drying out in west central texas after a weekend of floods. the colorado river quickly rose after ten inches of rain fell saturday. residentses were eventually able to return home it was especially frustrating because they've been in a drought. >>> severe weather moving east brings storms to atlanta, tallahassee and mobile. it will spread rain to the carolinas by this afternoon and to d.c. by late evening. thunderstorms possible across south florida. >>> california will bake in record-breaking heat. downtown l.a. could push 100. and it will be san francisco's warmest day of the year so far. cooler in new england and upper midwest. honolulu will be in the mid-80s. >> the weather is the craziest weather. you know what mark twai
guy creator seth mcfarland will host the 2013 oscars ceremony in los angeles. >> this will be the first time he's hosted. >> he made his directorial debut this year with ted which took in 420 million dollars at the box office. he also hosted the season opener of "saturday night live" last month. >> oscars will be right here on abc7 on february 24 . >> it is the first time he's been on an oscar stage. >> he looks glamorous. >> we know he has talent. >> he does. >> mr. glamour himself checking in on today's weather. >> spencer is upstairs. we have temperatures right now already in the 70s and 80s on our way to 80s and 90s. some 70s at the coast. >> have a great day.
. thunderstorms all morning from las vegas south here we are los angeles, bakersfield, oceanside, san diego you can get the sense of the area of low pressure spinning moisture in a counterclockwise fashion this is pulling the moisture up as far north as parts of san luis obispo right now cool 57 in oakland, watsonville around salinas, some sunshine today, mainly in the north bay, still slight chance of a shower clouds, sun mix through tomorrow, saturday we are looking at not only sunnier but warmer offshore flow by the middle of next week very warm temperatures. here's a look tonight 51 half moon bay, 53 oakland, 50 livermore overnight temperatures headed to the coliseum starting out in the upper 50s with that cloud cover, maybe a sprinkle for the most part you should be dry and temperatures will be falling through the 50s. another look at that system, two to talk about. this continues to sink south and east of us. the wrap around moisture bringing out thunderstorms to donner pass today, then next system here that will move into the bay area tomorrow. tomorrow morning plenty of moisture, could
to the morning commute the endeavour began a terrestrial crawl along the streets of los angeles this morning on its way to the california science center. hundreds of spectators cheered from the sidewalks as the shuttle passed at two miles an hour. indivorce was backed into a shopping center parking lot that's where it sits now being prepared for the next leg crossing over 405 tonight. >>> giants drying off from the champagne showers looking forward to finding out which team they face in the national league championship series. they beat the reds yesterday. posey's grand-slam in the fit led the giants to a 6-4 victory. tonight's game between the cardinals and the nationals will determine which of those two teams the giants will face for the title and whether sunday's first game will be in san francisco or washington, d.c.. >> different story in oakland. a's fans are thanking their team for a fantastic season. the cinderella team lost last night in game five of their division series. tigers shut them out 6-0. the fans say what a ride it was in losing gave their team a standing ovation. that's
of a los angeles county deputy, two carjackings. the chase near seattle and now these pending murder charges. >>> a shocking charge against two law students. they are both 24 and they were arrested in las vegas for beheading an exotic bird. the two chased a 14-year-old bird into the trees at the flamingo hotel's wildlife habitat. they came out with the body and the severed head. the bird was a helmeted guinea fowl. they were charged with malicious killing of wildlife. >>> san jose emergency response personnel found that the longer respops times due to the lack of police officers is putting people's lives in danger. this is a story you will see only on abc7. earlier this month, police responded to an officer involved shooting at a cal trans station. hours later they were called to an altercation at a check cashing business where someone was injured. no police units were available. paramedics were there, but they had to wait for police to arrive to secure the scene. in the meantime, the victim goes on. >> we train to save lives and to not sit there with idle hands. >> they state that c
. it wasn't until three hours ago that the shuttle parked at the california los angeles mew scheme of science. it took all day friday, all day saturday, more than half of today to travel 12 measly miles. thousands came out to see it. >> an amazing event. that's why i'm here with my daughter. to make sure she sees and it is part of it. >> a once in a lifetime deal with the spate space shuttle going down the streets of l.a. >> one of the reasons it took so long was because of the tight squeeze. engineers had to shoe horne the shuttle around trees and power lines. >> up next, a feat no man has ever done before. [applause] >> the extreme athlete who jumped from the stratosphere and made a nearly 24-mile sky dive back to earth, and leigh glaser says, get ready for warmer >> a skydiver successfully made his ascent from the edge of space, breaking the speed of sound during the freefall. felix bum baumgartner ascended in a helium balloon that carried him to 23 miles, more than three times the cruising al a.l.itude of the average air lynner. he hit a speed of 833 miles-per-hour. >> stand up
longer, but the space shuttle endeavour has finally reached its final resting place in los angeles. here's the latest. reporter: it has been a long journey. near lay year in the making and space shuttle endeavour is finally here, arriving about 1:00 this afternoon. crews are make something final preps withpushing it the final few feet into its permanent home. >> mission accomplished and the space shuttle endeavour finishes its final vulnerable and for the master minds been the joiny it's a welcome sight. >> this is the first day i have breathed a sigh of relief because it's here. i waited eight hours yesterday and i was determined to come back today, and i finally got to see it. >> it's important for our city, and it's really fun to see all the kids' reaction. nice to be here. >> like, important to mankind that we know what it is, and how to get to see it and all that. >> after 25 missions, circling the earth nearly 4700 times, the final 12 miles from lax to the california science center proved to be some of the toughest. delaying the shuttle's profile by 17 hours. >> had to move in all
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